Crowd gathered in Mathis Auditorium to show appreciation for the Public Works Department personnel.
The 105 employees of the Public Works Department gathered at Mathis Auditorium on Wednesday, May 24, to be publicly recognized by city... read more
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 5:48:00 PM
The City of Valdosta will be closed on Monday, May 29 in observance of Memorial Day.
The Sanitation Division will collect residential garbage only on Monday, May 29. Citizens who normally have their sanitation collected on Mondays should place... read more
Monday, May 22, 2017 3:16:00 PM
More than 200 have completed Valdosta’s orientation to date
Valdosta Government 101 Citizens Orientation Class of 2017 with Mayor, City Manager and PIO.
Twenty local citizens graduated from the 8th annual Valdosta Government 101 Citizens Orientation at a ceremony on May 8, joining more than 200... read more
Friday, May 19, 2017 3:11:00 PM
VYC complete 2016-2017 program year, May 11.
The 15-member Valdosta Youth Council (VYC), initiated by Mayor John Gayle in 2015, successfully completed the 2016-2017 academic year with a variety of accomplishments. The VYC, now in its second... read more
Friday, May 19, 2017 3:05:00 PM
Valdosta Mayor Pro Tem Alvin Payton Jr. and Public Works Director Richard Hardy honored Crew Leader Robert Hamilton, Crew Leader Harry Bowdren and Maintenance Worker C.W. Shaw as the May 2017 Employees of the Month at the May 11 City Council... read more
Thursday, May 18, 2017 4:15:00 PM
Quick Fact: Last year, the Public Works Department collected 1,092 tons of recyclables materials, in addition to 29,011 tons of solid waste, 10,497 tons of yard trash, 15,751 special pickups, and 31,833 pounds of electronics from the city's two... read more
Thursday, May 18, 2017 2:12:00 PM
The City of Valdosta recognized 12 Valdosta High School (VHS) seniors who graduated from the Great Promise Partnership (GPP) program, at a ceremony on May 17, held in the Valdosta City Hall Annex Multi-Purpose Room. The students received a GPP... read more
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 4:13:00 PM
The popular lunch-time concert series is back! The Main Street Office will host the Brown Bag Lunch Concert Series in Downtown Valdosta, Monday, May 8 through Friday, May 12.
This event, which is free and open to the general public, features the... read more
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 4:42:00 PM
The Valdosta Fire Department will kick off the annual “Give Burns the Boot” drive on Thursday, May 4, joining more than 100 other fire departments throughout the state of Georgia in raising money to benefit the Georgia Firefighters Burn Foundation.... read more
Monday, May 1, 2017 9:44:00 AM
The number one cause of home fires and home injuries is unattended cooking, according to the National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA). Valdosta Fire Chief Freddie Broome urges all community members to pay attention while cooking in the kitchen... read more
Friday, April 28, 2017 4:39:00 PM